DPM: Govt spent RM2.3b on women entrepreneurs in 2018
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 — The government spent RM2.3 billion on 10 women entrepreneurship programmes last year to spur women’s participation in business. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said these programmes prov...
Minister: SMEs must engage in sustainable business practices
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 — Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin today encouraged Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and corporations to engage in sustainable business practices so that a balanc...
Innovation-led SMEs must leverage on halal industry to meet GDP target
Innovation-led small and medium enterprises (SMEs) must leverage on the halal market to achieve the at least 41% GDP contribution by 2020, as envisioned in the National Entrepreneurship Framework. Entrepreneur Development Deputy Minister Datuk Dr ...
Digital tech adoption to spur level playing field
The government wants the adoption of digital technology to create a more level playing field for local businesses to thrive and expand in an open economy. Ministry of Communications and Multimedia deputy secretary general of operations Tan Chuan O...
Sabah SMEs keen on agriculture help
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Economic Development and Investment Authority (Sedia) welcomed the opportunities in working closely with the Small and Medium Enterprise Association of Sabah (SME Sabah). Sedia Chief Executive Datuk Dr Mohd Yaakub Joh...